Articles by Daniel Wagner

Hard Market on the Horizon

Hard Market on the Horizon

A costly year for man-made and natural catastrophe losses, coupled with other complex risks, may result in a substantial hardening of insurance rates and terms into 2018 and beyond.

 
The Quest for Global Risk Agility

The Quest for Global Risk Agility

Rather than making risk an object to be feared, agile decision makers need to make risk an object to be understood and properly harnessed.

 
The Cost of Complexity

The Cost of Complexity

Unnecessary organizational complexity often results in friction that creates missed business opportunities, reduced consumer satisfaction and slower economic growth.

 
Cyberattacks and the Risk to Infrastructure

Cyberattacks and the Risk to Infrastructure

Alarm bells should be ringing about the risks posed by cyberattackers who are penetrating physical infrastructure with greater frequency.

 
The Rise of Economic Nationalism

The Rise of Economic Nationalism

With developing nations pushing to reappropriate local assets, businesses face an increasingly unstable international investment climate.

 
The Need for Country Risk Management

The Need for Country Risk Management

Managing cross-border risk is quickly becoming a business imperative.

 
Going Beyond the Headlines with Global Risk Management

Going Beyond the Headlines with Global Risk Management

Despite an ongoing economic recovery in the United States and around the world, countries like Brazil, Thailand and Kenya are experiencing heightened levels of risk

 
Managing Country Risk in the Boardroom

Managing Country Risk in the Boardroom

To make better decisions on international risks, boards must have the information to ask the right questions.

 
The Boardroom Vacuum

The Boardroom Vacuum

Not all boards of directors have the necessary expertise to make sound risk decisions.